Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Thursday, 27 July 2017
27 Jul 23:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 4.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8035°N / 26.4837°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) N of Karaburun (pop: 3,200)
19 km (12 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
72 km (44 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
74 km (46 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
85 km (53 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 27 Jul 23:04 UTC||M 2.9 / 4.5 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Thu, 27 Jul 23:04 UTC||M 2.9 / 8 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.